Eidesvik picks up six-month deal for platform supplier

Norwegian oil major Equinor has awarded a contract to offshore vessel provider Eidesvik for one of its platform supply vessels (PSVs).

Viking Queen; Image by: Cavernia; Source: Wikimedia – under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license

Eidesvik said on Tuesday that the contract was awarded to the Viking Queen platform supplier.

According to the company, the firm contract period is for six months and will start in direct continuation of the current contract, which expires at the end of August 2019.

To remind, Equinor initially hired the Viking Queen in April 2019 along with Havila Shipping’s Havila Clipper.

Contracts for both vessels were firm for four months with further options in the charterers favor, scheduled to start in the second quarter of 2019.

As for the vessel itself, the Viking Queen platform supply vessel is of a VS 493 AVANT LNG design built in 2008 by Westcon Yard in Ølensvåg, Norway.

It is worth mentioning that Equinor also hired Eidesvik’s Viking Avant vessel on a long-term deal earlier this month.

The vessel, of identical design as the Viking Queen, was hired for three years and will begin work under the contract in direct continuation of the current deal at the end of the year.

Offshore Energy Today Staff


Spotted a typo? Have something more to add to the story? Maybe a nice photo? Contact our editorial team via email.

Also, if you’re interested in showcasing your company, product or technology on Offshore Energy Today please contact us via our advertising form where you can also see our media kit.

Share this article

Follow Offshore Energy Today

Events>

<< Dec 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5

Africa Oil Week 2020

For over 25 years Africa Oil Week has been the meeting place for Africa’s most senior E&P stakeholders.

read more >

CERAWeek 2020

 Each year, CERA clients gathered for a few days in Houston…

read more >

Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2020

The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) showcases leading-edge technology for offshore drilling, exploration…

read more >

2020 EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION STANDARDS CONFERENCE ON OILFIELD EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS

The development of consensus standards is one of API’s oldest and most successful programs.

read more >

Jobs>

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply